Faculty and Staff Wireless

Service Description

Faculty and staff have access to the Southern Miss wireless network.


Services Offered

How to Activate "USM" Wireless Network
Faculty and staff can connect devices to the "USM" wireless network by following these simple steps:

  1. Disconnect from "EagleAir Network."
  2. Select the "USM HELP" network.
  3. Accept the terms and agreement and select "Start."
  4. Follow the remaining instructions.

To view specified configuration instructions for your device, you may select the appropriate link below.

Android Phone

Manual Instructions for Android Phone

Manual Instructions for Android Tablet



Manual Instructions for Mac Leopard

Manual Instruction for Mac Lion

Ubuntu Linux

Windows for All Browsers


For questions regarding the "USM" wireless network, view the Configuration FAQs and certificate.



All active university employees are eligible to access the "USM" Network.

Affiliates are subject to the prevailing rate per affiliate-owned device activated on the university's wireless network.



The Southern Miss network is available 24/7, except for scheduled maintenance periods.

Help Desk Assistance

Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Wireless service will work on campus only.


For problems or issues contact

Help Desk

Located in Cook Library 103

Phone: 601.266.HELP (4357)

Enter a Help Desk work order.


Service Owner

Richard Campbell